The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank 40 36 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Permanent jobs citing Security Testing 3 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.06% 3.44% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 4.33% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 1
Average salary £42,500 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -15.00%
Security Testing
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
248 254 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 87.94% 79.38% 80.05%
Number of salaries quoted 211 221 258
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Security Testing
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Peterborough region.

Security Testing Salary Trend in Peterborough

Security Testing
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Testing across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Security Testing Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (40.00%) GitHub
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Sahi
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (20.00%) WATIR
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Bug Management
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) F#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Qualys
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £55,000 Package + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago